Expanding ideas and opportunities for area youth


VAE encourages creative and innovative instructional programs in K-12 classrooms


VAE inspires teaching excellence and supports workforce development


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Welcome to Valley Alliance for Education


Congratulations to the 2017-18 Creative Classroom Grant recipients!  VAE will award $27,605.73 in Creative Classroom Grants, plus an additional $3,000 in School Grant honoring the 2017 Teachers of the Year.  These grants are only possible because of our generous donors and business partners.  Applications for 2018-19 Creative Classroom Grants will be posted by December 15th 2017


Valley Alliance for Education is a regional partnership of employers, educators and community volunteers established to promote excellence in the public schools, which will result in an improved quality of life and economic prosperity in the region.


Since Valley Alliance for Education was founded in 1990, the organization has directed well over a half a million dollars into area schools through the Creative Classroom Grant program.


The Valley Alliance for Education Creative Classroom Grants program has been established to promote educational excellence and creative instruction in the region by funding special student-centered projects.